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hello from sunny south wales

Just bought our first slk, first mercedes actually. Its a 2006 280 with some nice amg bits and bobs on it in Mauritius blue.just need some fine weather now to get the most out of it.
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Thanks for the warm welcome, seems to be a busy forum.
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And this is what it looks like







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Very nice!!!!!!!! Enter our October Ride of the Month contest!
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Hi and welcome from the UK Midlands... Great looking car you have there!

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Hi Ted, a warm welcome from Southern Arizona. Congratulations on your beautiful new ride. Enjoy the people, the forum, and top down cruisin'.
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Welcome from Portland, Oregon. Nice looking ride.
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thanks for the comments, i think it would be a little cheeky for me to submit it into ride of the month after only being here 1 day though so i'll give it a miss this month .
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But this month has a great prize!!! Windrestrictor! next month won't!!


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but i already have a wind restrictor , oh and i told a little lie when i said it was our first mercedes, i'd forgotten about the wifes smart car, does that count anyway
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Welcome from the Sacramento Valley SLK Enthusiasts!
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